Sep 2019
Author(s): Paredes, Diana; Viteri, Adriana; Zoido, Pablo
En la nota CIMA# 18 se resumen los principales resultados de la encuesta internacional a docentes sobre enseñanza y aprendizaje (TALIS, 2018). Este documento relata cómo los docentes deben enfrentar…
Mar 2019
Author(s): Zoido, Pablo; Vegas, Emiliana; Bos, María Soledad; Viteri, Adriana; Mateo-Berganza Díaz, María Mercedes
La presente nota presenta los resultados de la evaluación PISA-D en Paraguay, con todos los resultados del estudio a escala nacional. Los estudiantes no aprenden, tienen un tiempo de instrucción…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Araujo, María Caridad; Carneiro, Pedro; Cruz-Aguayo, Yyannu; Schady, Norbert
We assigned two cohorts of kindergarten students, totaling more than 24,000 children, to teachers within schools with a rule that is as-good-as-random. We collected data on children at the beginning…
Apr 2010
Author(s): Durante, Juan José; Focke, Kurt S.; Collich, Guillermo J.; Marcel, Mario; Andersen, Torben
The Latin American and Caribbean region is highly exposed to natural disasters. The social and economic impact of these events has been historically very significant and it is showing an increasingly…
Nov 2001
Author(s): Andersen, Torben
The report makes a general assessment of the need for catastrophe risk transfer in Latin America and the Caribbean. It analyzes different ways in which risk transfer can take place in the form of…